Apple World Today News Update: June 14, 2018

Apple World Today News Update: June 14, 2018

Welcome to Thursday's episode of the Apple World Today News Update, brought to you this week by PDFelement 6from Wondershare.  Today we have news of cheap iPhones (new in the box!), a security scare that doesn't seem too scary, and how Apple employees at Apple Park are going to be made uncomfortable so they'll stand at least part of each work day:

  • Get an iPhone in South Korea for $40! They're new in the box, they're unlocked, but there's a catch...

  • Russian smartphone cracker ElcomSoft says they can read your entire iMessages history...but they pretty much need all of your login information before they can do it

  • Every desk at Apple Park is a standing desk that converts for sitting use, but the chairs are made to make you uncomfortable

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AWT News Update: December 15, 2017

AWT News Update: December 15, 2017

We have some short and sweet stories for this Friday afternoon, including word of a new space drama TV series ordered by Apple:

  • A Chinese woman has received two refunds for two iPhone Xs on which Face ID was unable to discern between her and her co-worker
  • Apple's bringing a concert film with former Oasis lead guitarist/vocalist Noel Gallagher to Apple Music soon
  • Apple has ordered a new space drama TV series from the man who was responsible for the very successful "Battlestar Galactica" reboot
  • A new Apple retail store will be (hopefully) opening in Seoul, South Korea by year end
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South Korea's Fair Trade Commission is investigating ‘some matters’ regarding Apple

South Korea's Fair Trade Commission is investigating ‘some matters’ regarding Apple

South Korea's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) is investigating "some matters" relating to Apple, reports Reuters. Speaking at a parliamentary hearing on Tuesday, FTC Chairman Jeong Jae-chan declined to comment on the specifics of the regulator's investigation when asked to do so by a South Korean lawmaker, the article adds.

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AWT News Update: June 23, 2016

AWT News Update: June 23, 2016

Just a couple of fun little Apple news bits for the day:

  • LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers owe part of their dramatic comeback and ultimate championship to late Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs
  • Apple Music gets one step closer to release in South Korea
  • Apple is polling customers on streaming video and Apple TV topics
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AWT News Update: October 19, 2015

AWT News Update: October 19, 2015

Apps seem to be in the news a lot today!

  • Would you be surprised to find out that the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are popular in Samsung's home country of South Korea?
  • Apple Maps adds Amtrak routes, Boston transit, and Canadian local business data
  • A new app adds the ability to tap in a phone number on the Apple Watch
  • Waze got a major update to version 4.0
  • Have you downloaded your free copy of MyApple Magazine yet?
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